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Erie Canal Survey, Schenectady showing Front Street and Fonda Street

This is an ink, wash and charcoal map of a section of the Erie Canal in Schenectady. It shows the City of Schenectady, the Mohawk River, a long basin, the Simons Kill which crosses under the canal through a culvert, a dry dock, Union College, Poor Pasture, three bridges, twenty-five buildings, Green Street, Fonda Street, Front Street and Long Lane. The red lines indicate courses and distances. The blue lines indicate canal right-of-way. The map also shows the properties of N. Barhydt, J. Vrooman, Ferrell, J.A. Fonda and J. Peek.
Identifier: NYSA_A0848-77_MC7_DR10_V10_E10_15
Date: 1834
Language: English
Repository: New York State Archives
Source: New York State Archives, A0848-77, Canal System Survey Maps, 1832-1843, Map no. E10-15
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Alternate Identifier: DMS ID Number: 147306
Relation: Is format of: Digital representation of an ink, wash, or charcoal [18”by 26”] map in New York State Archives, Canal system survey maps, 1832-1843, A0848-77.,

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Schenectady County (is associated with)
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